News

On the Scent of Leakage with Sniffer Dogs

Sniffer dogs are being used to help find leaking water mains for the first time in Scotland

13 December 2018

Scotland Leads Way in Speeding Up Water Industry Innovation

A five-nation partnership will see Scottish Water play a leading role in a new network of test centres which will accelerate innovation across the industry

11 December 2018

Revolutionary Waste Water Treatment Trialled in Scotland

A new technology developed in the US which could revolutionise the way the world’s waste water can be processed is being tested by experts at Scottish Water

04 December 2018

Glasgow's Smart Canal is a First for Europe

Construction of Europe’s first ever ‘smart canal’ scheme, which will use the 250-year-old Forth & Clyde Canal and 21st century technology to mitigate flood risk as well as enable massive regeneration, is now underway in Glasgow

31 October 2018

Water Drinkers in Scotland Tap In to 'Smart' Top Up Points

A network of high-tech public water refill points is to be introduced across the country to encourage people to top up from the tap using refillable bottles

27 September 2018

Scottish Water Project Makes the Finals in Engineering Awards

People in Scotland have the choice of two projects to win the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) People’s Choice Award, which celebrates civil engineering projects that have had a positive impact for their local communities

12 September 2018

Scottish Water Announces World-Class Digital Partnership

A new strategic digital partnership has been announced which will place technology and innovation at the heart of Scotland’s water supply and waste water management

30 April 2018

Seafield Marks Milestone 40th Anniversary

It processes 300 million litres of waste water every day – enough to fill 121 Olympic-sized swimming pools and now Scotland’s largest waste water treatment works at Seafield celebrates its 40th anniversary

19 April 2018

Innovative Leisure Centre Heat Project to Make a Splash

A swimming pool is at the forefront of a renewable energy revolution which creates heat from waste water

05 April 2018

SHARC Energy Systems and Scottish Water Horizons Launch Joint Venture to Support Green Energy Agenda

SHARC Energy Systems has joined forces with Scottish Water Horizons to establish a joint venture which will enable them to expand and accelerate the deployment of wastewater heat recovery systems across Scotland

20 March 2018

Innovative Solutions Sought for £450,000 Water Treatment Challenge

Scottish Water is looking to the country’s most innovative minds to come up with new ways of treating water at point-of-use

15 March 2018

MSP Pays Visit to ‘Extraordinary’ Heat from Waste Water Project

Borders College was delighted to welcome local MSP Claudia Beamish to its Scottish Borders Campus in Galashiels recently when she paid a visit to the College's award-winning heat from waste water project site

13 March 2018

European First for Scottish Water as Online Water Technology Goes Live

Scottish Water is the first utility in Europe to use new online technology which will revolutionise water sampling across the country

12 March 2018

Customers’ Views Vital to Help Deliver World Class Service – Scottish Water Chief Executive

Communities throughout Scotland are being asked to help shape water and waste water services in a major consultation

28 February 2018

New £4m Water Treatment Works Complete in Stoer

Scottish Water customers in one of the most picturesque areas of the country are now benefitting from a multi-million pounds investment by the utility after the completion of work on a new water treatment plant

12 January 2018